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Category: Centos 6

How to configure Centos 6 after Installation

Installing Base & Updates   We will now want to install the nice complimentary things that Centos can give us through yum. Yum is the way we install Applications and services.   Lets update what we have, it will download the packages from the internet and then automatically install them. [root@backup01 ~]# yum -y update   We now will install extras and tools that will help up along the way of configuring Centos for whatever […]

How to Enable Static IP on Centos 6

Enable Networking:   This obviously varies from one networking setup to another. We will be setting a static IP on our setup and reccommend you do too on eth0 from the local console. I will be recording now every step straight after the Installation reboot.   This is via a monitor or local Console. Backup01 Login: root Enter Password   I wanted to ensure that the ethernet cable I plugged in was detected by my […]